I have heard may horror stories about how airlines just throw your baggage around.

This is the one such example.  Musicians Beware!

It was a musician's worst nightmare.

As Dave Schneider, guitarist and singer for Hanukkah-themed rock band The LeeVees, described it when his guitar—a 1965 Gibson ES-335—got jammed in an elevator by baggage handlers at a Detroit airport.

Check out  what happened  here via Yahoo news.